Atheism Archive

3 for Thursday: 3 Takeaways from Pew’s Poll on Religion in the 114th Congress

You might be wondering what the religion makeup is of the 114th Congress is. Pew has the numbers. Spoiler alert: it's mostly Christian.

3 for Thursday: 3 Takeaways from Pew’s Christmas Survey

Pew has a new Christmas survey that covers everything from religious symbols on government property to whether the gospel story is historically true.

Professor Brian Cox on Meaning in a Human Universe

Do humans represent an isolated island of meaning in a meaningless universe? Professor Brian Cox explores this in his new BBC series, Human Universe.

3 for Thursday: Three Takeaways from the Biologos Survey on Religion and Evolution

A new study of science and religion in America from Biologos challenges the traditional picture of Americans as convinced Young Earth Creationists.

3 for Thursday: 3 Reasons to Question the Existence of the Soul

From split-brain patients to brain-control interfaces, every new scientific discovery appears to be slowly taking away the role and necessity of the soul and giving it to the brain.

Reviews in the Wild: The Meaning of Human Existence

Human existence is a complicated one ranging from serving the poor and downtrodden to beheading enemies. But is there meaning it?

Why an Atheist Might Not Think the Bible is All That Special

How could anyone reject the Bible? Believing in the Bible’s divinity can be pretty tough once you begin to read it like any other book.

Center for Inquiry: How Does Religion Benefit from Science and Secularism?

At "Science Peers into the Future," Center for Inquiry explored trends in everything from artificial intelligence to nanoscale drug delivery systems.
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